Suubi paper bead bracelets

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These are some of the bracelets made by the Suubi ladies in Uganda. The beads are made from rolled up strips from magazines and glue then threaded onto wire – so bright and colourful, they make great gifts. We had these on sale at the HUG (Help Us Grow) party we held a couple of years ago at my friend Carrie’s house.

In the meantime the ladies have been very busy making all kinds of other craft items and I hope we will be able to have a stall at the November Pioneer Craft Market and sell lots of their craft items for them. Hopefully we can raise some funds to send back to the village.

Suubi paper bead bracelets

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  1. Pingback: Suubi paper bead bracelets « thecraftypioneer

  2. I used to be a primary school teacher at one stage in my former life. I taught the students how to make these beads in one of our craft lessons and we made necklaces for Mothers Day.

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